Festool fans rejoice. Coming to an Anglia Tool Centre near you this April: the Festool cordless multi tool.

The OSC18 is the latest item on the conveyor belt of Vectura oscillating tools, and the first battery-powered one.

Read on to be ahead of the curve.

Festool cordless multi tool features

  • Saves time: The quick-change system with StarlockMax tool holder enables tools to be changed quickly without the need for additional equipment
  • Carefully designed: Optional system accessories make it possible to create precisely guided plunge cuts and saw with minimal dust generation – even when working above head height
  • Fast: Brushless EC-TEC motor with variable speed control enables work to progress as quickly as possible
  • Mobile: Complete cordless mobility thanks to the 18 V lithium-ion battery pack

Furthermore, this Festool cordless multi tool is also comfortable. Indeed, it features noise and vibration damping for optimum comfort while working. The anti-vibration system ensures that the housing and motor are completely isolated.

Festool multi tool

Main applications

  • For creating notches, cutouts and plunge cuts in wood, laminated wood, painted wood, composite materials, GFRP, plasterboard, non-ferrous metals and plastics
  • Cutting all kinds of skirting board, beams and profiles to length as well as door frames and pipes
  • Scraper for removing tile cement, old paint, glue residues, silicones, carpeting and under-floor coatings
  • Suitable for cutting joints in marble, epoxy resin, trass, hard epoxy and cement
  • Removing window glass (window putty)

The multi tool is called that for a reason; it can perform multiple jobs to a high standard. In addition to those noted above, it can also be used to cut all kinds of skirting board, beams and profiles to length as well as door frames and pipes.

Whatever your trade, rest assured this Festool cordless multi tool can be used effectively with its fantastic versatility. Its ability to be used with a whole range of blades only adds to that.

Festool OSC18

Safe and sleek

Festool take pride in ensuring their power tools tick all of the boxes. Regarding the new multi tool, this includes making it as safe as possible. To keep dust to a minimum when working, a mobile dust extractor can be connected using the optional dust extraction device.

Furthermore, it boasts sleek housing with a rubberised grip to make working comfortable.


Arriving soon

In conclusion, the new Festool cordless multi tool is a jack of all trades, without the master of none aspect. Used alongside the right blades it can cut a variety of materials with very successful results. Meanwhile, it fits seamlessly into the Festool system which is always convenient.

Additionally, it’s worth noting we will stock several versions, from body only to those supplied with Li-ion batteries. All kits will be supplied in a Systainer.

You don’t have long to wait for the multi tool’s arrival. In the meantime, shop our range of Festool power tools and accessories.